SNA - OPINION: Singapore rattled by week of subway breakdowns - Alex Kennedy

Singapore's subway system restarted Sunday after a week of breakdowns inconvenienced hundreds of thousands of commuters and rattled a city-state which sells itself as having a world-class infrastructure. All subway lines were in operation by about noon Sunday after safety checks shut down service during the morning, operator SMRT Corp. Ltd. said.

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